rsync with overlay tree

Perry Hutchison perryh at
Fri Apr 1 02:57:46 UTC 2016

tomr <tom at> wrote:
> Almost all of the config of someapp has remained unchanged
> in the latest major release.

Distributing config files really sounds more like a job for
sysutils/puppet than for rsync :)  Teach facter to return the
version of someapp that's installed and you don't even have
to keep track of which machines need to have the overlay tree
included in their rsync invocations.

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